Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing MCSA 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.81% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
North Yorkshire median daily rate £300 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £313 £375
% change year-on-year -4.00% -16.67% +138.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 - -

MCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 57 37 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 15.36% 11.14% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 60
North Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £340 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.81% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £158 £150 £202
90th Percentile £475 £438 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.87% +1.31% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 - £13.81
10th Percentile £15.23 - £12.02
90th Percentile £18.00 - £37.39
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +11.99% +0.69% -8.58%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing MCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in North Yorkshire

MCSA
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York - 2 £300 -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
MCSA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MCP

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware